Advance Registration Guide

Recommended Courses for the First Semester for All Majors by Department/Program

In this section, you will be able to see all the majors and the requirements for the majors. The table is arranged according to the administering department. You can also jump directly to:

Bioengineering | Applied Science in Biomedical Science | Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering | Computer Science | Digital Media Design | Applied Science in Computer Science | Applied Science in Computational Biology | Applied Science in Computer and Cognitive Science | Electrical Engineering | Systems Engineering | Materials Science and Engineering | Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics | Computer Engineering

Department of Bioengineering

Major

Degree Type

Major Requirements

Bioengineering

BSE

  • BE 100 Required of all majors.
  • MATH 104
  • PHYS 140 (Pre-med students should register for PHYS 150)
  • CHEM 101 (Take only section 4 or 5 for engineering students)
  • CHEM 053 Lab
  • Social Science/Humanities elective (Optional if course load permits)

Applied Science in Biomedical Science

BAS

  • BE 100 Required for all majors
  • MATH 104
  • PHYS 140 (Premed student should take PHYS 150)
  • CHEM 101 (Take only section 4 or 5 for engineering students)
  • CHEM 053 Lab
  • Social Science/Humanities elective (Optional if course load permits)

Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Major

Degree Type

Major Requirements

Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

BSE

  • MATH 104
  • CHEM 101 (Recommend section 4 or 5 for engineering students)
  • CHEM 053 Lab
  • PHYS 140 (Pre-med students should register for PHYS 150)
  • Writing Requirement or Social Science/Humanities elective
  • CBE 150

Department of Computer and Information Science

Major

Degree Type

Major Requirements

Computer Science

BSE

  • CIS 110 (or CIS 120 if you have AP credit for CIS 110)
  • CIS 160
  • MATH 104
  • Writing Requirement course
  • Social Science/Humanities elective

Digital Media Design

BSE

  • CIS 110 (or CIS 120 if you have AP credit for CIS 110)
  • CIS 160
  • MATH 104 (or MATH 114 if you have AP Credit for MATH 104)
  • FNAR 123 or FNAR 264
  • Writing Requirement course

Applied Science in Computer Science

BAS

  • CIS 110 ( or CIS 120 if you have AP for CIS 110)
  • CIS 160
  • MATH 104 (or MATH 114 if you have AP Credit for MATH 104)
  • Writing Requirement course
  • Social Science/Humanities elective

Applied Science in Computational Biology

BAS

  • CIS 110 ( or CIS 120 if you have AP for CIS 110)
  • CIS 160
  • MATH 104 (or MATH 114 if you have AP Credit for MATH 104)
  • Writing Requirement course
  • Social Science/Humanities elective

Applied Science in Computer and Cognitive Science

BAS

  • CIS 110 ( or CIS 120 if you have AP for CIS 110)
  • CIS 160
  • MATH 104 (or MATH 114 if you have AP Credit for MATH 104)
  • Writing Requirement course
  • Social Science/Humanities elective

Department of Electrical and Systems Engineering

Major

Degree Type

Major Requirements

Electrical Engineering

BSE

  • CIS 110
  • MATH 104
  • PHYS 150
  • Writing Requirement course
  • Social Science/Humanities elective

Systems Engineering

BSE

  • CIS 110
  • MATH 104
  • PHYS 150
  • Writing Requirement course
  • Social Science/Humanities elective

Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Major

Degree Type

Major Requirements

Materials Science and Engineering

 

BSE

  • MATH 104
  • CHEM 101 (Take only section 4 or 5 for engineering students)
  • CHEM 053 Lab
  • PHYS 140
  • Writing Requirement course
  • Social Science/Humanities elective

Department of Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics

Major

Degree Type

Major Requirements

Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics

BSE

  • MEAM 110 (Critical to take first semester unless you have AP credit (PHYS 093).  If so, take EAS 105 or MEAM 101.)
  • MEAM 147 (This class meets in Towne 143, which is near Skirkanich Hall. Critical to take first semester unless you have AP credit (PHYS 050).  If so, take EAS 105 or MEAM 101.)
  • MATH 104 (If you have AP credit, take MATH 114.)
  • CHEM 101 (Recommend section 4 or 5.  Recommended, but not essential to take first semester. If you have AP credit for this course (CHEM 091), take EAS 105 or MEAM 101.)
  • CHEM 053 Lab (Recommended, but not essential for first semester.)
  • Social Science/Humanities elective

Computer Engineering Program

Major

Degree Type

Major Requirements

Computer Engineering BSE
  • CIS 110 (or CIS 120 if you have AP credit for CIS 110)
  • MATH 104
  • PHYS 150
  • Writing Requirement Course
  • Social Science/Humanities Elective